Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

13-1131 Fundraisers

Organize activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts for an organization. May design and produce promotional materials. May also raise awareness of the organization's work, goals, and financial needs.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
62,720 2.1 % $27.49 $57,170 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.07 $19.46 $25.47 $34.18 $43.64
Annual Wage (2) $31,340 $40,470 $52,970 $71,100 $90,770


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Grantmaking and Giving Services 12,780 9.36 $28.07 $58,390
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 10,310 0.35 $31.21 $64,910
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,810 2.90 $26.99 $56,140
Individual and Family Services 3,870 0.24 $23.92 $49,750
Elementary and Secondary Schools 3,090 0.04 $25.81 $53,690

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Grantmaking and Giving Services 12,780 9.36 $28.07 $58,390
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,810 2.90 $26.99 $56,140
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 2,780 1.80 $24.37 $50,680
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions 1,730 1.14 $25.15 $52,310
Performing Arts Companies 1,050 0.87 $24.72 $51,420

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 60 (7) $38.87 $80,840
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 40 0.01 $33.59 $69,860
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly (8) (8) $32.18 $66,930
Legal Services 370 0.03 $32.16 $66,900
Scientific Research and Development Services 460 0.07 $31.79 $66,130


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 6,930 0.77 1.70 $28.99 $60,290
California 5,980 0.39 0.85 $29.56 $61,490
Texas 4,360 0.38 0.83 $28.38 $59,040
Massachusetts 3,250 0.96 2.10 $30.40 $63,240
Pennsylvania 3,170 0.56 1.22 $25.87 $53,800



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,560 2.31 5.07 $34.33 $71,410
Vermont 420 1.37 3.01 $23.58 $49,040
Massachusetts 3,250 0.96 2.10 $30.40 $63,240
Rhode Island 440 0.93 2.04 $30.28 $62,980
Maine 470 0.80 1.75 $25.31 $52,650



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,560 2.31 5.07 $34.33 $71,410
Hawaii 280 0.45 1.00 $31.11 $64,710
Massachusetts 3,250 0.96 2.10 $30.40 $63,240
Rhode Island 440 0.93 2.04 $30.28 $62,980
Minnesota 1,770 0.64 1.40 $29.97 $62,340




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 5,250 0.81 1.78 $29.97 $62,340
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 2,580 1.07 2.35 $34.34 $71,420
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 2,300 1.31 2.87 $31.93 $66,420
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,700 0.41 0.91 $33.95 $70,610
San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco, CA Metropolitan Division 1,310 1.28 2.82 $30.03 $62,450
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 1,300 0.85 1.86 $28.17 $58,590
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,270 0.68 1.49 $30.66 $63,770
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 1,120 0.38 0.84 $28.76 $59,820
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 930 0.71 1.56 $26.01 $54,110
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 930 0.40 0.88 $32.25 $67,080



Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Ithaca, NY 260 5.29 11.63 $38.00 $79,040
Auburn-Opelika, AL 120 2.36 5.18 $26.02 $54,130
Charlottesville, VA 230 2.15 4.73 $26.52 $55,160
Burlington-South Burlington, VT 200 1.63 3.59 $25.06 $52,120
Santa Fe, NM 90 1.58 3.47 $30.69 $63,840
Harrisonburg, VA 90 1.56 3.42 $27.03 $56,210
Ames, IA 70 1.53 3.36 $31.35 $65,210
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 440 1.51 3.33 $37.05 $77,060
Iowa City, IA 130 1.42 3.12 $31.56 $65,640
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 270 1.33 2.93 $30.39 $63,200